Hostel predator jailed: Drug highs led to sex attacks on backpackers


A SHY plumber high on drugs was “trying his luck” when he made sexual advances to young female backpackers asleep in their beds, a court heard yesterday.

Damien Peter Auksorius had difficulty meeting women and saw backpacker hostels as a place where he could meet them, his lawyer David Schreuder told the Hobart Magistrates Court.

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